Lake Superior Project

The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Fish Are Important for Superior Health

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic and Grand Portage Health Service launched a project last spring to look at how women on the North Shore are consuming fish.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Changing Lake Levels and the Economy

You might have noticed that water levels on the big lake have been way up this year. But is this just part of the lake’s normal trend or is it an anomaly?


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Tar Sands Expansion on the Great Lakes

Many of us are unaware of the potential impact the current oil boom may have on our area.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Invasive Carp and Lake Superior

If you follow the news around the

Great Lakes, chances are you’ve heard of Asian carp.


Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Mercury and Fish Consumption

Mercury is present in most of our waters in northeastern Minnesota, and often ultimately ends up in our bloodstream.  In this edition of the Lake Superior Project, we learn about a study of me


Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Reasons for the Triclosan Ban

Over a year ago, the University of Minnesota released a study showing increased levels of triclosan in lakes across Minnesota.


The Lake Superior Project/Logo by Lauryl Loberg

LSProject: Impact of Chemicals on Smallmouth Bass

Chemicals are all around us. They’re in the medications we take, in the gas we put in our cars and in the plastics we use everyday.


The Lake Superior Project / logo by Lauryl Loberg (Photo by Stephan Hoglund)

LSProject: Trafficking & Lake Superior Part 5

Human trafficking is the second largest criminal industry in the world, and it is a crime that happens everywhere – even here in northeastern Minnesota.


The Lake Superior Project / logo by Lauryl Loberg (Photo by Stephan Hoglund)

LSProject: Trafficking & Lake Superior Part 4

Human trafficking is the second largest criminal industry in the world, and it is a crime that happens everywhere – even here in northeastern Minnesota.


The Lake Superior Project / logo by Lauryl Loberg (Photo by Stephan Hoglund)

LSProject: Trafficking & Lake Superior Part 3

Human trafficking is the second largest criminal industry in the world, and it is a crime that happens everywhere – even here in northeastern Minnesota.